Commissioners receive completed economic development study

In a special meeting on Monday, Dec. 19, the Dare County Board of Commissioners heard the final presentation of the year-long economic development study that was conducted by outside consultants from North Carolina State, Research Triangle International (RTI) and Economic Leadership LLC. The initiative began in January of 2016, when the board approved $58,640 for […]

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Delores Jennette Lewis

January 31, 1928 – December 16, 2016 BUXTON — Delores Jennette Lewis, 88, died after a brief illness onDec. 16, 2016. She was a native of Dare County and proud of herfamily’s rich Hatteras Island heritage. She was librarian for manyyears at Cape Hatteras School, serving as counselor of life to highschool students and world-class […]

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County continues search for southern Hatteras water leak By IRENE NOLAN

Dare County utilities crews have still not located a suspected water leak on southern Hatteras Island. The Dare County Cape Hatteras Water System, which serves the villages of Avon, Buxton, Frisco and Hatteras, reported on Dec. 1 that it had experienced higher than normal water demands since Hurricane Matthew on Oct. 9. Initially, system officials […]

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